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ID:     153719
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Velia
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 305-290
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     7.44 g
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right wearing attic helmet decorated with a wing and a wreath; monogram behind neck flap, Φ below chin
Reverse Legend:     ΥΣΛΗΤΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Lion walking right; grain ear above, Φ−Ι on either side of grain ear, Π below lion
Mint:     Velia
Primary Reference:     Williams, Velia 481 (O239/R338)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 1379
Reference3:     HN Italy 1309
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=51505
Grade:     VF